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The Joy of Gay Parenthood Healed Me

Selfless love lights the universe

A boy takes a pan of brownies out of the oven. Image licensed from Adobe Stock.

I stood in the kitchen stirring a bright glop of egg yolk into cocoa powder and sugar, transfixed by the sunflower swirl just before it all melted into mud. My eyes focused on my baking as my ears took in laughter, shouts, and bleeping from the next room.

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